Senate threatens to ‘arrest’ NIMASA DG


The Senate Joint Committee on Navy, Marine Transport and Finance on Wednesday, asked the Director-General, Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dakuku Peterside, to appear before it unfailingly on Thursday or risk being ‘arrested’.

The committee is investigating the N263.9 billion alleged illegal security services carried out by the Ocean Marine Solutions Ltd. ( OMLS) at the Safe Anchorage Area in Lagos Ports.

Mr Peterside had failed to appear before the panel but was represented at the hearing by the Principal Legal Officer of the agency, Haruna Argungu.

The Committee Chairman, George Sekibo, told Mr Argungu to inform Mr Peterside to appear before the committee unfailingly on December 5, failure of which “a warrant of arrest would be issued against him…



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